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This Is UNDP In Jamaica

A two-week public information campaign has been launched by the UNDP country office in Jamaica to highlight UNDP’s mission, work and results on the forefront of global efforts to end poverty  


Paternity Leave talks launched on Intl Men's Day - UNDP endorses

Jamaica is being encouraged to grant Paternity Leave to working fathers of new-borns, by UNDP Resident Representative, Bruno Pouezat who disclosed that UNDP has adopted the gender inclusive policy in…  


Remarks to Intl Mens Day 2018 - UNDP Resident Representative

We are particularly honoured by the company of four men from West Kingston communities served by UNDP’s Rejuvenating Communities project. These four men, these four Amazing Men, exemplify the ideals…  


Remarks - Global Migration Compact Consultation

This marks a new era in which we choose to make migration work for development, recognizing that, based on empirical evidence, migrants contribute positively to the development of receiving nations,…  


Remarks - UNDP RR - 2030 Workshop in Latin America and the Caribbean - Kingston

The 2030 Agenda is not only about 17 SDGs – it is primarily about leaving no one behind. The 2030 Agenda calls for a change of focus in national development efforts to ensure that those furthest…  


18 Caribbean countries and UN join UNDP-backed Agenda 2030 talks in Kingston

Senior government representatives of 18 Caribbean countries, including a number of Permanent Secretaries, are gathering in Kingston to further discussions on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)…  


CVC takes lead of regional HIV Global Fund Grant 1 Oct

The Caribbean Vulnerable Communities Coalition (CVC) successfully assumed the lead implementation role of a regional HIV Global Fund Grant from UNDP Jamaica, effective 1 October 2018.  


Local tech innovations unveiled at Social Good Summit JA 2018; Special joint report coming

Universities in Jamaica are innovating robots to clean up Kingston Harbour, facial recognition technology to combat crime, earthquake risk software for hazard prevention  


UNDP RR's REMARKS - Social Good Summit 2018

UNDP is your innovation for development partner, committed to harnessing the best of technology to empower lives and help nations build resilience to crisis. The scope of the 2030 Agenda leaves us no…  


Four universities to unveil technology innovation for Social Good Summit 2018

Four of Jamaica’s top universities led by their presidents and principals are coming together for an unprecedented unveiling of their own technology innovations that can impact health, crime, natural…  

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